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Moonbie Shines in Monday Feature

NEW ORLEANS (Monday, February 07, 2011) – Steve Mongerson’s Moonbie, away alertly and quickly in command in Monday’s featured $49,000 allowance optional claiming s

Sunday Notes: Lanerie Two Away From 3,000 Wins Entering Sunday

Following a riding triple Saturday, jockey Corey Lanerie is now two wins shy of the coveted 3,000-career win milestone entering Sunday’s 10-race program at Fair Grounds.

Forest Uproar Wins Marie Krantz Memorial 'Cap

Sam-Son Farms’ odds-on favorite Forest Uproar, away fastest but quickly taken off the lead, responded boldly when asked for a run by jockey James Graham in mid-str

Eagle Putt Wins Friday Feature

Woodview Farm’s Eagle Putt broke in stride to make the pace in Friday’s six-furlong $49,000 filly and mare allowance feature at Fair Grounds and withstood the late bid of Mark Stan

Strike Again Wins Buddy D., Valli With a Vow in Pago Hop

Pin Oak Stable’s Strike Again caught even-money favorite Gran Estreno just steps from the wire to register a three-quarter length mild upset in Saturday’s fifth running of the $60,000

Mambo Galliano Waltzes in 85th Thanksgiving Handicap on Opening Day

Former Fair Grounds owner Louie Roussel III was not present for the 85th running of the featured $60,000 Thanksgiving Handicap on Fair Grounds’ traditional opening day, but it was still a ro

Chantilly Nayla Survives Objection to Win Mardi Gras Stakes

Salman Rashed’s Chantilly Nayla outgamed Heiligbrodt Racing Stable’s Kinsolving and Robert Pierz’ Hathors Legacy respectively in a three-horse pinball finish to Tuesday’s 66th

Ron the Greek, Drosselmeyer Head 12 Entered for Saturday's Grade II Risen Star

Jack Hammer’s Ron the Greek, hero of Fair Grounds’ Grade III Lecomte Stakes Jan.

Chantilly Nayla, Wicked Uno Vie in Tuesday's Mardi Gras

Salman Rashed’s Chantilly Nayla and Gold Mark Farm’s Wicked Uno are set to match strides as the 5-2 and 3-1 first and second choices, respectively, in the morning line for Tuesday’s 

Speedy Royal Express Steals Black Gold

Richard Rudolph’s Royal Express gave trainer Spanky Broussard an early birthday present Saturday when he made the pace throughout in the $56,400 Black Gold Stakes for 3-year-olds at f